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Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Disaster Relief

500 C St SW, Washington, DC, 20472-0001

Distance: 252 Miles

(800) 621-3362

Website

https://www.fema.gov/disaster-recovery-centers

Service Details

Description

Provides help to communities that have experienced a disaster


Assistance may include meals, shelter, or health and social services.


Additional Information

A place where disaster survivors can go to get information about how to apply for help or learn about disaster programs, or get updates on a case. Centers may move around in times of disaster.
Some of the services that a center may provide:
* Help applying for disaster assistance
* Guidance regarding disaster recovery
* Clarification of any written correspondence received
* Housing assistance and rental resource information
* Answers to questions, resolution to problems and referrals to agencies that may provide further assistance
* Status of applications being processed by Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
* Small Business Administration (SBA) program information if there is a SBA Representative at the Disaster Recovery Center site
* Crisis counseling program
* Disaster legal services
* Disaster unemployment
* Funeral assistance


Application Instructions

Register for assistance online, through a phone app or by calling (800) 621-3362 or TTY (800) 462-7585


If you use 711 or Video Relay Service (VRS), call (800) 621-3362.


Text Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) and a zip code to 43362 (4FEMA) to locate a Disaster Recovery Center in your area. Standard message and data rates apply.


Operators are multilingual and calls are answered seven days a week from 7:00am - 10:00pm (Central Time).


Users can also register online at https://www.disasterassistance.gov


Disaster Recovery Center lookup on agency website


Area Served

Nationwide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
General Information (202) 646-2500

Last Update

12/9/2019

Other Locations

This provider does not offer this service at other locations.

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